UCAS Clearing 2024

Clearing is the process that universities use to fill vacant spaces on courses. You can start a Clearing application once you have your official exam results.

Apply for September 2024

You can apply via UCAS until Sunday 30 June 2024, 18:00 (UK time)
Go to our undergraduate course pages
Register for more information about Clearing

We will send you more information via email about how Clearing works

When does UCAS Clearing open?

UCAS Clearing opens on Friday 5 July 2024

When can I start my Clearing application?

You can start an application once you have your official exam results

When are the official exam results released?

  • International Baccalaureate: Friday 5 July 2024
  • Scottish Highers and Advanced Highers: Tuesday 6 August 2024
  • A levels: Thursday 15 August 2024
What is UCAS Clearing?

Our guide to UCAS Clearing will tell you what university Clearing is, how Clearing works, how to make an application, and how to accept your offer

Read our guide to Clearing

Hear from our students

Read the blog from Danila where she shares her experience applying through Clearing, and read the blog from Joanna about navigating results day nerves
My experience applying through clearing Navigating results day nerves, clearing and accepting an offer!